The Telangana government has decided to hold a roundtable to discuss with the education experts the implementation of compulsory and free education KG to PG.
Press release said that, a conference will debate the entry-level for children to English Medium education and the age at which they could be admitted in hostels. It will also go into whether the present strength of teachers would be sufficient to take up the programme or they would require additional training. How should the curriculum for children be?
The Chief Minister of Telangana would invite faculty of National and State Councils for Educational Research and Training, University Professors, Educationists and others in the field for the conference.
A team will also be formed to study the best practices in education in the country and overseas. After the roundtable and the visit of the team, a policy frame work for the implementation of the programme to be finalized.
There should be uniformity in the structure of schools, syllabus, menu of food and examinations all over the State. The schools will be run free of cost without caste and religious considerations. The objective was to create an egalitarian society, the Chief Minister remarked.